I was pleased to receive @ecfr🇪🇺🇩🇪 senior directors and experts in #Riyadh🇸🇦. We had a fruitful discussion about the promising trajectory of #GCC-#EU relations. Note:Both blocks represent 20% of global trade and 50% of foreign direct investment. @jbdacey @h_lovatt @Cinzia_Bianco
Challenges of cancer patients depend on where they are diagnosed. Today, 2 years after the #EUCancerPlan's publication, we're launching with @OECD 2⃣9⃣ Country Cancer Profiles of the European Cancer Inequalities Registry. Let's eradicate inequalities. #WorldCancerDay #EU2023SE
The solar surge will only pick up speed. Do you remember when EU passed 100GW of solar in 2018? Well by 2022, it had doubled to over 200GW... And @SolarPowerEU forecast it will double or even triple again by 2026...
Openness only thrives where fairness survives. The EU is a firm defender of a rules-based trading order. We need a level playing field to support the clean transition: continued support to @wto reform improved use of trade defence instruments deployment of our autonomous tools
Open trade policy is essential to deliver on a secure, sustainable and affordable global supply of raw materials essential to the green and digital transition. So we continue to develop partnerships with resource-rich countries like 🇨🇱🇦🇺 and promote the adoption of clean tech.
The EU will also support the clean transition by deepening cooperation with partners ↔️Expand the network of trade agreements 🇪🇺🇺🇸 Trade & Tech Council 💚 Sustainable facilitation agreements 🤝Working together in clubs 🤖 Building digital partnerships around the world
International trade cannot work properly without rules that are fit for the challenges of today. The EU therefore supports the @wto - and its reform. Multilateralism is the only way forward to create a working framework for the green transition.
📤 #ESMA final report on the clearing and derivative trading obligations to accompany the benchmark transition → . 💡 proposed draft RTS amending the scope of the CO and DTO for over-the-counter interest rate derivatives denominated in 💶, 💷, 💴, and 💵
Open trade policy is essential to #EUGreenDeal Industrial Plan for a Net-Zero Age. We need it to ⏫ enhance the competitiveness of the EU ♻️ achieve a net-zero economy 💚 provide the input we need for the green transition 🤝 connect the EU with growth markets a thread:
It is early to speculate about how the 🇹🇷 elections will end, given that the opposition has not yet nominated a joint candidate, @sinanulgen1 said on #EuropeInsideOut. Listen to his & @MarcPierini1's discussion on the significance of the upcoming vote 👉
Regulatory Summit Asia 2023 is back! Join us in Singapore on 29–30 May to get essential updates on developments across Asia, including regulatory developments from China, Taiwan, Thailand, South Korea, the Philippines and more. Book now:
🛎️ Mark your calendar: the EIB Group Annual Press Conference starts at 10:30 AM tomorrow, 2 February with #EIB President @wernerhoyer. Incl. @EIF_EU results on #smefinance in 2022 and priorities under #InvestEU #RepowerEU #ETCI. Live 📺 via
What does the carbon market mean for EU transport? 🚗 Oil companies must pay for CO2 from the fuel they sell ✈️ Short haul flights within 🇪🇺 must pay for their pollution - but long haul gets off scot-free 🚢 Ships must pay from 2024 for the 1st time ever
🧳 Travelling light towards becoming #carbonneutral by 2️⃣0️⃣3️⃣0️⃣❗️ ♻️ Cedefop is not only preaching but also practicing the #greening of the economy. It limits business travel and offsetts carbon #emissions for those much fewer necessary business trips. @GoClimateHQ 👀 Read more🔽
Let’s work together to tackle core challenges of digital education! Discuss with peers using collaborative research methods. 🚀 Join our collabora(c)tive workshops on Feb 1/ 2/ 3 in the #DigitalEducationHub! 👉
🇪🇺🇩🇪 Through the #investEU programme, we back the construction of 640 new, energy-efficient, affordable apartments for rent in Hannover to respond to the rising cost of living and the lack of affordable housing in the country.
Scientists have now shown that songbirds don’t just flee from their predator, the northern pygmy owl: they sometimes actively seek them out to aggressively mob them. Read the study in @FrontEcolEvol: or our news story ⬇
After the success of our last tourism🧳 stakeholders event, join us on 7 February 2023. We’ll update you on the #EUtourism Transition Pathway🔀 + share more examples of commitments📜✍️ and pledges. Register by 3 February at 13:00👇
Today! Watch us LIVE on LinkedIn and join our EBRD AgVenture start-up launch event to connect with investors and discover what they are looking for in food and agri-tech start-ups and the sector more broadly! 📅 1 February 12:00 GMT Watch here:
Andrzej Duda to Zelensky: When you defeat #Russia, bring them to Pereyaslav to sign peace with you there. What does he mean? With the Pereiaslav Treaty of 1654 between the Hetmanate and Moskovia, the 300-year-long history of Russian oppression of #Ukrainian identity began.
Live soon! Join our @EBRD AgVenture start-up launch event to connect with investors and discover what they are looking for in food and agri-tech start-ups and the sector more broadly. Find out what the EBRD is doing to support innovation and start-ups.
@EEN_EU enterprise Europe network meeting today in #Thessaloniki. A great opportunity to present @Cedefop webtools and show how they can support #SMEs in navigating #green and #digital transitions in times of rapid change. Have a look, use them and RT!
“In my dreams, they are with me. But when I open my eyes, they are gone.” In 2021, 23,600 #UnaccompaniedMinors lodged #asylum applications in 🇪🇺. The #EUAA assists 🇪🇺 Member States through training, guidance & operational support to show that these children are not alone.
#DYK that the Egyptian Vulture is one of the most threatened species in the 🌍? But through the groundbreaking work from our #LIFEproject @NeophronReturns the bird is soaring once again! 🦅 Learn ➕ about these stunning birds 👉 #Natura2000
This graph shows the number of EU #PlantVarietyRight applications per crop sector in the period 2010-2022 The ornamentals sector continues to lead, while the vegetables sector has been growing in the past years 📊 You can access all #CPVO statistics at:
Warm welcome to 40 Portuguese mayors led by the Minister for Territorial Cohesion, Ana Abrunhosa. On the agenda: The role for local & regional leaders in the EU and cohesion policy implementation – with NAT chair @IsildaCor & 🇵🇹 delegation. #CohesionAlliance
Europe is ready to speed up its green transition & clean tech. The Green Deal Industrial Plan will support businesses reach their potential, by strengthening their competitiveness & helping them access funding faster. Here to support them!
📣Follow LIVE today, at 14H15 CET, @SanninoEU and @EroComfort panel discussion on "The Role of the EU as a Global Peace Actor", moderated by @MatinaStevis and part of the @CrisisGroup launch event of the EU Watch List 2023. ▶
We moved first with the #EUGreenDeal and now we have a plan to make Europe the home of clean tech and industrial innovation. Press conference by President @vonderleyen on the Green Deal Industrial Plan.
📅 TODAY 🕗 8:00 am ET Join @EdelmanPR CEO @richardwedelman and @AtlanticCouncil President and CEO @FredKempe to discuss the key findings of the 2023 Edelman Trust Barometer and their global implications. ✍️ Register now: ⤵️
#MeetGreensource's newest member EOS! They joined #Greensource because the sawmill industry is an essential part of the forest-based ecosystem and plays a key role in a more sustainable living style and achieving carbon neutrality in buildings!
To år efter militærkuppet i Myanmar: Efter massiv folkelig modstand holdes militæret i dag oppe af støtte fra Rusland og Kina. Vesten har indført sanktioner uden effekt og træder vande i skyggen af krigen i Ukraine. @HeleneKyed @JohnNielsenDIIS
🇪🇪 Locals in Tõrva, #Estonia, set up Freedom Park dedicated to #Ukraine with a monumental sand sculpture of president Zelensky. They are determined to keep it there until Ukraine has won the war. Source: Kaja Kallas #SupportUKraine
🗨️ At @UN event in support of a GA resolution on the #SocialAndSolidarityEconomy (SSE), @ILO Director Ms. @BeateAndrees speaks about the importance of greater international recognition of the SSE to achieve the #2030Agenda. 🔗 🙏🏽 @ILO_NewYork and @UNCTAD
@EU_ScienceHub @GabrielMariya @SKyriakidesEU @guyvandeneede @CancerLeagues @EuropeanCancer @EU_HaDEA @cancereu @eupatientsforum @EUScienceInnov 🙏 Timely reminder as we are discussing today how to overcome inequalities in cancer care in Europe at the #EUCancerPlan / #EU2023SE conference:
It looks like salmon 👀, but it's not your regular fish 🐟! The Seafood Algternative 🇫🇷 project is developing #algae-based fish substitutes, with a little help from the European Maritime & Fisheries Fund. In full 👉 #BlueEconomy #EMFF #seaweed #food
Kan vi stole på USA som verdens politibetjent? Det spørgsmål stillede @Stidra til Peter Viggo Jakobsen og jeg. I besvarelsen kom vi forbi Vietnam, Afghanistan, Irak, Ukraine, m.m. Bagefter diskuterede Søren Espersen og Søren Søndergaard samme emne. @diisdk